Tag: Austin

Austin-area gas prices keep plunging

Austin-area gas prices continued to drop this week, driven by a sharp decline in both oil prices and consumer demand, according to new data from industry tracking firm GasBuddy.com. The price for regular unleaded gasoline is currently $1.56 per gallon in the Austin metro area, according to GasBuddy, which surveys prices at 830 Austin-area gasoline…


Best Lockdown Live Music On YouTube

There’s no doubt that most people who live in the Austin Texas area enjoy live music and have their favorite bands, concerts or events that they like attending every year. Sadly, live music in Austin has been put on hold as the city grapples with coronavirus and all live events have been canceled, music venues…


SXSW partners with Amazon to put its film festival online

The popcorn will be “bring your own” and the barbecue won’t be as good, but the Austin, Texas, SXSW Film Festival is moving online after having its 27th edition canceled by the coronavirus pandemic.   SXSW announced Thursday that it’s partnering with Amazon Prime Video to stream as much of its movie line-up as possible…


Drive-thru coronavirus testing in Austin area

AUSTIN, Texas — As Texas continues to ramp up its COVID-19 testing capabilities, more and more drive-thru testing sites are starting to pop up. Here are some of the groups doing drive-thru testing in the Austin area: Austin Emergency Center Austin Emergency Center (AEC) announced that it was offering drive-thru or drive-up testing on March 30….


Coronavirus: Texas Governor Orders Bars, Eateries, Schools Closed

AUSTIN, TX — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott issued an executive order Thursday prohibiting dine-in eating at restaurants as well as gatherings of more than 10 people, a public health disaster declaration amid the new coronavirus outbreak. In addition, he ordered schools and gyms to close by noon Friday through at least April 3. The order…


Downtown Austin TX Is Booming – 37 Towers Are Planned For Development

If you live or work in the downtown Austin area you know that it’s booming because it’s easy to see evidence of the growth on a daily basis because almost everywhere you look, it’s easy to spot a construction crane. How fast is the downtown ATX area growing though? Thanks to recent stats from bizjournals.com…


Should You Add USB Electrical Outlets to Your Home? The Answer is Yes!

Are you searching for information on which improvements you should make to your home? If so, you come to the right place! One of the very best improvements that you should consider making to your home in 2020 is adding USB electrical outlets in each room. This is a smart Improvement to make because, in…


Austin Texas Real Estate Agent – Buy Or Sell A Home Here

Are you searching for an Austin Texas real estate agent? If so, you’ve come to the right place! I’ve been helping buyers and sellers across the Austin Texas area with all their real estate needs since the year 2000! It doesn’t matter if you’re searching for a single-family home, condo, town home or investment property…


Things that you should be on the lookout for when you relocate to a new area.

Are you planning on renting or buying a new home in the Austin Texas area? If so, you’ve come to the right place! In this article, I’ll share with you several tips about the things that you should be on the lookout for when you relocate to a new area. Area Safety The first thing…


Do I Work with Expired Listings?

One of the worst feelings as a home owner is to list your home for sale on the MLS only to have that listing result in becoming expired. These listings occur every year for a variety of reasons and they are typically not the homeowner’s fault. Why Do Expired Listings Occur? An expired listing can…